Projects In Hollywood Fringe 2020

ISLAND GIRL: A RESCUE MISSION

Solo Show · soaring solo · Ages 42+ · one person show · United States of America
A mystical creature is assigned to recover the faith of an island girl.
A mystical creature is assigned to recover the faith of an island girl.

LOVE/LOVE

Solo Show · love/love the show · Ages 15+ · one person show · United States of America
In the game of life, Josh Raff is losing, big time. An undefeated tennis player on the path to glory, he just can’t stay out of his own way. A solo hip-hop musical about family madness, facing addiction, and the game of tennis—where love means nothing.
In the game of life, Josh Raff is losing, big time. An undefeated tennis player on the path to glory, he just can’t stay out of his own way. A solo hip-hop musical about family madness, facing addiction, and the game of tennis—where love means nothing.

BINGO!

Solo Show · antimatter collective · Ages 14+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
BINGO! tells the story of This Guy, a disgraced standup comedian struggling to maintain his sanity as he runs the bingo game at an old folks' home. As the audience, you are one of the old folks attempting to play bingo as This Guy breaks down. Real bingo! Real laughter! Real fucked up!
BINGO! tells the story of This Guy, a disgraced standup comedian struggling to maintain his sanity as he runs the bingo game at an old folks' home. As the audience, you are one of the old folks attempting to play bingo as This Guy breaks down. Real bingo! Real laughter! Real fucked up!

FIVE YEARS IN AMSTERDAM

Solo Show · pinraven · Ages 16+ · includes nudity · one person show · United States of America
Brendan was a timid Chicago boy before chancing on a new job in Amsterdam. Before too long, he had become expat Eurotrash.
Brendan was a timid Chicago boy before chancing on a new job in Amsterdam. Before too long, he had become expat Eurotrash.

THE KULFI PARADOX

Solo Show · bushra burney · Ages 14+ · family friendly · one person show · United States of America
In the second grade, Bushra dropped out of paleontology with her sights set on the exciting world of project management. These days, her cubicle adventures have her wondering what life would have been like had she stuck it out in second grade and become a real life paleontologist?
In the second grade, Bushra dropped out of paleontology with her sights set on the exciting world of project management. These days, her cubicle adventures have her wondering what life would have been like had she stuck it out in second grade and become a real life paleontologist?

THE LOST CONTINENT OF ATLANTIS AND VINE

Solo Show · saturn and vine · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
The state of the world through music and comedy.
The state of the world through music and comedy.

DELIBERATIONS

Solo Show · kreative kalling productions by kensiwe tshabalala · Ages 13+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · South Africa
DELIBERATION: 1hour long split-screen visual experience of a multi-disciplinary creative process .In the full-screen finale the intertwining of choreography and calligraphy intends to give viewers a digital experience of how it feels to be a versatile immigrant with creative and personal conflicts.
DELIBERATION: 1hour long split-screen visual experience of a multi-disciplinary creative process .In the full-screen finale the intertwining of choreography and calligraphy intends to give viewers a digital experience of how it feels to be a versatile immigrant with creative and personal conflicts.

IF TRUTH BE TOLD

Solo Show · sitting kitty productions · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
Proceeds will benefit The Hollywood Food Coalition. Patrons will be sent a link to the video the day of performance. A raucous evening of comic stories, told by a woman who has seen a few things. Actress and humorist Jennifer Brown examines how the truth can play out in a variety of ways.
Proceeds will benefit The Hollywood Food Coalition. Patrons will be sent a link to the video the day of performance. A raucous evening of comic stories, told by a woman who has seen a few things. Actress and humorist Jennifer Brown examines how the truth can play out in a variety of ways.

IT'S PERSONAL ONLINE: UNCOMFORTABLE

Solo Show · it's personal, llc · Ages 13+ · United States of America
The theme of this month's storytelling show is Uncomfortable.
The theme of this month's storytelling show is Uncomfortable.

IT'S PERSONAL PRESENTS: BITCHES GET PERSONAL AUGUST

Solo Show · it's personal · Ages 13+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
An all female-identifying cast shares personal stories!
An all female-identifying cast shares personal stories!

BOTH, AND: A PLAY ABOUT LAUGHING WHILE BLACK

Solo Show · carolyn ratteray · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
Tea Johnson, an activist exhausted by her work in the world, meets a playful persona who teaches her that laughter helps us bend so we will not break. The world of clown, dreams, and reality collide in this one person show about laughing while black.
Tea Johnson, an activist exhausted by her work in the world, meets a playful persona who teaches her that laughter helps us bend so we will not break. The world of clown, dreams, and reality collide in this one person show about laughing while black.

THE GHOSTS OF MARY LINCOLN

Solo Show · dugan plays · Ages 13+ · family friendly · flashing lights · one person show · United States of America
The Ghosts of Mary Lincoln by Tom Dugan A creepy, and highly entertaining one woman play about our nations most misunderstood First Lady.
The Ghosts of Mary Lincoln by Tom Dugan A creepy, and highly entertaining one woman play about our nations most misunderstood First Lady.

SPICE UP YOUR SEX LIFE TIL IT BURNS

Solo Show · oh no it's theater · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
Part pleasure-based sex ed class for grown-ups, part real-time emotional collapse
Part pleasure-based sex ed class for grown-ups, part real-time emotional collapse

CARRIE LYNN CERTA: NAKED & PERFECT

Solo Show · ursa productions · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
True-life stories of one woman's journey discovering her sexuality, beauty, humor and embracing the heartbreak. All on how our parents accidentally fuck us up through stories about Boobs, J.Lo and a unique “coming out” story. In the end, she discovers she is perfect in every way, the good and bad.
True-life stories of one woman's journey discovering her sexuality, beauty, humor and embracing the heartbreak. All on how our parents accidentally fuck us up through stories about Boobs, J.Lo and a unique “coming out” story. In the end, she discovers she is perfect in every way, the good and bad.

LEONARDO'S ASSISTANT

Solo Show · ovate · Ages 10+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
From how the Mona Lisa got her smile to the fight with Michaelangelo and trying to fly, the "assistant" will take you on a magical ride giving humor, hope, and the understanding that ADD was once a superpower.
From how the Mona Lisa got her smile to the fight with Michaelangelo and trying to fly, the "assistant" will take you on a magical ride giving humor, hope, and the understanding that ADD was once a superpower.

ROTTEN APPLE

Solo Show · mariela castillo · Ages 16+ · one person show · Dominican Republic
The true story of a rebellious Carribean 14 year old girl who is sexually assaulted then locked up by her church! An artist, she creates an alternative world on her four walls, a painted portal - which alters her reality - and liberates herself and her mother, breaking generations of oppression.
The true story of a rebellious Carribean 14 year old girl who is sexually assaulted then locked up by her church! An artist, she creates an alternative world on her four walls, a painted portal - which alters her reality - and liberates herself and her mother, breaking generations of oppression.

"PLANE CRASHES & ART: A COMEDIC SURVIVAL GUIDE"

Solo Show · studio mullican · Ages 21+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Growing up and living in an artistic family is tough; surviving a plane crash is tougher. But which one is more hysterically funny? Take the journey of a lifetime with the ultimate survival guide for art and aisle seats.
Growing up and living in an artistic family is tough; surviving a plane crash is tougher. But which one is more hysterically funny? Take the journey of a lifetime with the ultimate survival guide for art and aisle seats.

FINDING JOY

Solo Show · finding joy, laura joy gold · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
A Short, Jewish, Lesbian's search for JOY in a world of suffering.
A Short, Jewish, Lesbian's search for JOY in a world of suffering.

DEFENSELESS: NARRATIVES OF UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS

Solo Show · cristian arteaga · Ages 12+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
A one person verbatim production that explores the current culture surrounding undocumented immigrants and the ideas of division, inclusion, home, and what it means to be american in a time of division.
A one person verbatim production that explores the current culture surrounding undocumented immigrants and the ideas of division, inclusion, home, and what it means to be american in a time of division.

FROM A TO ZA'ATAR

Solo Show · free pizza productions · Ages 13+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Laila is your Lebanese guide on this culinary journey with real food! The daughter of immigrants, Laila celebrates being Arab and American, but what happens when she faces the ultimate question of her quarter-life crisis: how does location affect identity? Step into her kitchen to find out.
Laila is your Lebanese guide on this culinary journey with real food! The daughter of immigrants, Laila celebrates being Arab and American, but what happens when she faces the ultimate question of her quarter-life crisis: how does location affect identity? Step into her kitchen to find out.

LET'S BE HONEST

Solo Show · likkle phoenix · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
LET’S BE HONEST is a one-woman show by Nikita T. Hamilton, TV writer and comedian, set in a world where everyone no longer has the ability to hide behind pretense for reasons unknown. Nikita and various women end up revealing truths that we as a society would rather not talk about.
LET’S BE HONEST is a one-woman show by Nikita T. Hamilton, TV writer and comedian, set in a world where everyone no longer has the ability to hide behind pretense for reasons unknown. Nikita and various women end up revealing truths that we as a society would rather not talk about.

SEEKING THE LAST GAY MAN

Solo Show · hector zavala · Ages 14+ · one person show · United States of America
In this 56 min rollercoaster of characters, juggling, puppets and dancing, Héctor guides audiences through the universal journey of love- from heartbeat to heartbreak to hallelujah. It digs through the layers of loneliness in us all to find the acceptance hidden inside.
In this 56 min rollercoaster of characters, juggling, puppets and dancing, Héctor guides audiences through the universal journey of love- from heartbeat to heartbreak to hallelujah. It digs through the layers of loneliness in us all to find the acceptance hidden inside.

HALF-HOOD 2020

Solo Show · blu flame media · Ages 18+ · one person show · United Arab Emirates
Tai OptimusGrind is not your stereotypical "Black Guy"! Although he grew up in the "Hood", his parents got rich and moved the F*@ck out of there. Half-Hood is the comedy journey of Tai''s struggle to identify with his street origins, as well as fit into his new suburbia lifestyle.
Tai OptimusGrind is not your stereotypical "Black Guy"! Although he grew up in the "Hood", his parents got rich and moved the F*@ck out of there. Half-Hood is the comedy journey of Tai''s struggle to identify with his street origins, as well as fit into his new suburbia lifestyle.

MERMAID

Solo Show · italome ohikhuare · Ages 12+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
An American bridesmaid clashes with her Nigerian relatives at a family wedding. But her life changes forever when she traces her troubled past to an ancient, African mermaid curse.
An American bridesmaid clashes with her Nigerian relatives at a family wedding. But her life changes forever when she traces her troubled past to an ancient, African mermaid curse.

LET ME TELL YOU ABOUT ME AND . . . THE TWIN DONUT

Solo Show · pattie tierce · Ages 15+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
1976 Small town girl One-way ticket Mississippi to NYC Let Me Tell You About Me and . . . the Twin Donut The true story of a place and time where people, accents and reality cross paths Crazy is relative.
1976 Small town girl One-way ticket Mississippi to NYC Let Me Tell You About Me and . . . the Twin Donut The true story of a place and time where people, accents and reality cross paths Crazy is relative.